The Optimistic Podcast

By Forrest & India Martinez

Hi, welcome to the Optimistic Podcast, I’m your host Forrest Martinez. I’m here to bring you awesome stories from amazing people. My goal is to inspire you to talk to your co-workers, your neighbors, the people you pass everyday. Because there is an extraordinary story behind every single person.

  1. 1.
    50. Rodgers Brothers: Heart and Soul of the CrossFit Games
    47:35
  2. 2.
    49. CrossFit Games Emcee Larry Moss
    1:13:04
  3. 3.
    48. Trinity University Strength & Conditioning Coach Daniel Martinez
    57:02
  4. 4.
    47. 2020 Recap: Adversity Reveals Character
    1:03:13
  5. 5.
    46. Delayed Legacy: A Son’s Amazing Search for the Full Story of His Father’s Death After D-Day
    43:35
  6. 6.
    45. All About Family with Taira
    1:25:23
  7. 7.
    44. Positivity in the Face of Fire
    1:18:15
  8. 8.
    43. How She Built This: A Law Firm That Works Around Family Time
    1:30:33
  1. 9.
    42. Hard Work Paying Off with Mudgie
    1:26:19
  2. 10.
    41. 312-mile Fundraiser Run for the Warriors
    55:25
  3. 11.
    40. Abby the "Horse Whisperer"
    1:42:11
  4. 12.
    39. CrossFit Games Behind the Scenes
    1:15:43
  5. 13.
    38. Breaking the Mold with Dr. Stares
    49:12
  6. 14.
    37. Adapting to Change
    1:24:31
  7. 15.
    36. Running the South Central CrossFit Regional
    40:07
  8. 16.
    35. The 5 Year Hollywood Plan
    1:24:30
  9. 17.
    34. What no one tells you about CrossFitting while Pregnant
    1:07:28
  10. 18.
    33. Josh Baugh: Tattoos, Beards & CrossFit
    1:12:48
  11. 19.
    32. Raw & Unfiltered: Reflecting on 7 Years at CrossFit Optimistic
    1:06:00
  12. 20.
    31. Stumbling into Harvard Business School
    2:11:14
  13. 21.
    30. CrossFit Essentials For Travel & At Home Workouts
    29:17
  14. 22.
    29. Two Fermented Foods for Better Gut Health
    22:54
  15. 23.
    28. Memorial Day Murph
    26:39
  16. 24.
    27. COVID-19 Made Me Look at a Grasshopper
    38:41
  17. 25.
    26. A Golden Ticket to Happiness
    1:10:03
  18. 26.
    25. Advice Every Runner Should Hear
    1:01:34
  19. 27.
    24. Renewed Faith in Humanity from COVID-19?!
    27:19
  20. 28.
    23. From Teacher to Sign Language Interpreter
    34:47
  21. 29.
    22. How Having Kids Changed My Marriage
    56:22
  22. 30.
    21. Building Muscle & Mental Toughness: CrossFit Kids and Teens
    46:36
  23. 31.
    20. Brick by Brick: Building a CrossFit Gym from the Ground Up
    51:57
  24. 32.
    19. Setting Goals in all Parts of your Life
    1:00:57
  25. 33.
    18. Perseverance
    51:43
  26. 34.
    *BONUS* Finding Passion: How Coach Mike Found CrossFit
    31:57
  27. 35.
    16. The Grind of a Gym Owner & Why We Believe in CrossFit
    50:25
  28. 36.
    15. Competing at Wodapalooza
    1:04:03
  29. 37.
    14. Starting at the Bottom in the Family Business
    49:56
  30. 38.
    13. Nutrition Reset Since Turning 50 Years Old
    45:21
  31. 39.
    12. Jen Lee: Olympian
    47:22
  32. 40.
    11. Parenting in the Digital Age
    32:39
  33. 41.
    10. Sarah Schimpff
    1:00:36
  34. 42.
    9. Tori Parker: Wonder Woman
    49:18
  35. 43.
    8. Will Brooks: A Lawyer's Mindset
    45:08
  36. 44.
    7. Keep it Simple: 9 Values that Guide our Family
    1:12:30
  37. 45.
    6. Jim Stewart: Stewbo
    55:38
  38. 46.
    5. 27th Wedding Anniversary - Coach Mike & Anjo
    1:07:44
  39. 47.
    4. Chris Neil: Historian
    1:09:00
  40. 48.
    3. Blayne Smith: The Quiet Professional
    58:17
  41. 49.
    2. Coach Anjo
    1:00:59
  42. 50.
    1. Coach Mike
    57:56

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